Boundless

Retro Game Remix successfully funded their MOTHER and EarthBound acoustic guitar cover album, Boundless, on vinyl via Kickstarter.

The release is a single 180g LP on red translucent with red splatter colored vinyl. It is housed in a regular LP jacket. It includes an insert with credits and the names of people who backed the Kickstarter.

The campaign ran from August 10, 2021 to September 9, 2021. Vinyl rewards began shipping out in February, 2022.

MOTHER Music Revisited

Columbia Japan have released an arrangement album where original MOTHER composer Keiichi Suzuki is rearranging the 1989 MOTHER vocal arrangement album.

The release is a black vinyl 2LP. It is housed in a gatefold jacket with new artwork. It includes a double-sided 12″x24″ poster with art, lyrics and credits.

Preorders opened on November 28, 2020 and it officially released on January 27, 2021.

MOTHER

In Fall 2019 Sony Music Japan announced that their sublabel Great Tracks would be releasing a 30th anniversary edition of the MOTHER soundtrack on vinyl.

The release is a 2LP on clear vinyl. It is housed in a gatefold jacket with artwork by Katsumi Asaba and Masaharu Takada.

It released on December 25, 2019 and was followed by an identical repress in January, 2020.

The release is almost identical to the Ship To Shore releases of this soundtrack, but this one features an extended version of the medley track “The World Of MOTHER” on Side D and doesn’t come with an obi. There are also minor differences in the layout and package design.

MOTHER (Original Soundtrack)

Ship To Shore Phono Co. succesfully funded a Kickstarter-campaign that allowed them to officially release the orchestral soundtrack to the first game in the MOTHER series (known as Earthbound Beginnings in the West).

The release is a 2LP housed in a gatefold jacket.

This is the 2019 repress on “Ana” pink vinyl.

MOTHER (Original Soundtrack)

Ship To Shore Phono Co. succesfully funded a Kickstarter-campaign that allowed them to officially release the orchestral soundtrack to the first game in the MOTHER series (known as Earthbound Beginnings in the West).

The release is a 2LP housed in a gatefold jacket.

This is the 2019 repress retail variant. It comes on blue and yellow split colored vinyl. It released in January 2019.

MOTHER (Original Soundtrack)

Ship To Shore Phono Co. succesfully funded a Kickstarter-campaign that allowed them to officially release the orchestral soundtrack to the first game in the MOTHER series (known as Earthbound Beginnings in the West).

The release is a 2LP housed in a gatefold jacket.

This is the 2019 repress exclusive variant from Fangamer. It comes on “Magic Snail” white and red pinwheel colored vinyl. It released in January 2019.

MOTHER (Original Soundtrack)

Ship To Shore Phono Co. succesfully funded a Kickstarter-campaign that allowed them to officially release the orchestral soundtrack to the first game in the MOTHER series (known as Earthbound Beginnings in the West).

The release is a 2LP housed in a gatefold jacket.

This is the 2019 repress exclusive variant from The Yetee. It comes with one record on “Magicant” white, pink & green tricolor split and the other on “Flying Man” red-in-yellow translucent colored vinyl. It released in January 2019.

Mother Fucking Earthbound

Debug Records have released ErichWK’s solo album “Mother Fucking Earthbound!” on vinyl. The album contains arrangements of music from MOTHER and EarthBound.

The release is a 2LP on blue translucent vinyl with green splatter. It comes in a gatefold jacket with cover art by Maiko Z and gatefold art by Ian “Barfchan” Eckelman. The release is limited to 500 copies.

Preorders opened on May 3, 2019 and it released in mid-June, 2019.

Motherlode

On January 2, 2018 Super Soul Bros. replied to a tweet asking for a vinyl version of their Motherlode album saying there will be one “in the next month or two”.

Motherlode is a jazz/funk arrangement of music from the MOTHER trilogy.

As of late December 2019 it’s been more than a month or two, and there’s not been any more info on whether this is still planned.

MOTHER (Original Soundtrack)

Ship To Shore Phono Co. succesfully funded a Kickstarter-campaign that allowed them to officially release the orchestral soundtrack to the first game in the MOTHER series (known as Earthbound Beginning in the West).

The Kickstarter is closed now, but they opened pre-orders for non-backers on August 26, 2015 and started shipping December, 2015.

The soundtrack is available in three variants. This is the classic black vinyl version, which is limited to 1000 copies.